Executive Board & Cardinal Cabinet
President - Lily McCutcheon
Hello and welcome to the Texas Chi Omega officer page! I am Lily McCutcheon and I have the honor of serving as President of Chi Omega at the University of Texas at Austin for 2023. I am pursuing a degree in Business Finance and will be graduating in May of 2024. Our chapter here at Iota is full of driven, encouraging and diverse women who have all shaped me into who I am today for the better and I couldn’t be more proud to call this chapter home! I am grateful to get the opportunity to serve among our amazing executive board and cardinal cabinet and we are so excited about all of the things happening here at Chi Omega!
Vice President - Zoe Goudarzi
Hi! My name is Zoe Goudarzi and I am a Psychology major. I am honored to serve as the Vice President of Texas Chi Omega! Through this position, I have the privilege of serving as the academic and scholastic chair, as well as managing the re-affiliation process of transfers. I am so grateful to be a part of such a wonderful organization filled with such amazing women!
Secretary - Inés Guevara
Hi! My name is Inés Guevara and I am a junior majoring in Communication and Leadership and double minoring in Business and Sports Media. This year, I have the honor of serving as Secretary of Texas Chi Omega! My job includes taking attendance, compiling notes from all meetings, and overseeing chapter operations. Additionally, this position plays a significant role in the chapter’s history and future, with meeting notes and archival materials dating back to 1910. I am extremely thankful for this opportunity and am grateful to be serving the members of Chi O along the outstanding women of the executive team.
Treasurer - Emerson Taylor
Hello! My name is Emerson Taylor, I am from Austin, Texas and am currently a junior majoring in Public Relations and double-minoring in both Business and Law, Justice, and Society. I am so excited and proud to be serving as the Iota Treasurer this year. My role includes overseeing our chapter’s finances and budget, allocating funds to each executive and cardinal cabinet member, and ensuring efficient and effective use of our members’ dues. I am so grateful to get to be a part of creating memories for the amazing women in our chapter and can’t wait for the experiences to come.
New Member Educator - Grace Emmert
Hi! I’m Grace Emmert, and I am thrilled to get to serve alongside Lauren as New Member Educator this year! I cannot think of a more rewarding way to serve our chapter than by welcoming our new pledge class in, continuing to instill our ritual and tradition into all we do as a chapter, and creating a memorable experience for our new members. I’m so thankful for Texas Chi O and cannot wait for all this year holds!
New Member Educator - Lauren Spurr
My name is Lauren Spurr, I am a Youth and Community studies major! I am honored to serve Chi O along side Grace this year as New Member Educator! We have the best job! We have the privilege of welcoming in a new PC and teaching them all of the fun things that make Chio, Chio. We also get to create relationships with the new members and walk alongside them during not only their first year of college but their entire time as a Chi Omega. I am so excited to meet, love and care for PC 23.
Recruitment Captain - Sophia Jegi
Hi! My name is Sophia Jegi and I am a finance major from Houston, Texas! I could not be more excited to serve as Recruitment Captain for Chi Omega this year. My job is to be in charge of all things recruitment-related! My team and I cannot wait to meet all of the PNMs and welcome home PC 23 in the fall. Chi Omega is such a special place full of incredible women that I cannot wait to share with all of you!
Panhellenic Delegate - Katy Gurwitz
Hi! My name is Katy Gurwitz and I am Chi O’s Panhellenic Delegate! I am a sophomore pursuing a dual degree in Plan II Honors and Biology. I work with delegates from the other Panhellenic sororities at UT to connect our chapters with the University Panhellenic Council. I am honored to serve in this role, and I am so excited for the future of our Panhellenic community!
Personnel - Madi Marketos
Hi! My name is Madi Marketos, I am a sophomore in the Liberal Arts Honors program and double majoring in Rhetoric and Sociology! I am so honored to serve as the Personnel chair of Chi Omega! My job is to ensure the safety and well-being of all members and to keep us up to date on all the rules. But the best part about this position is being a confidential friend to the girls in our chapter and getting to work closely with every member of the exec. Our chapter is full of strong, independent, and kind women who all inspire me to be the best version of myself! I am so proud to call this chapter home!
House Manager - Ginger Baldwin
Hello! I’m Ginger Baldwin and I am a Public Relations major and Business minor out of Austin, Texas! I currently have the pleasure of serving as Chi Omega’s House Manager and I couldn’t love this position more! My job is to act as the liason between our House Corporation and live-in members, ensuring all aspects of our house and house events run smoothly. I love this position because I get the privilege to work alongside our amazing House Parents and witness the member relationships grow throughout their time living in the house.
Social Chair - Meg Williamson
Hi! My name is Meg Williamson and I am the current Social Director! I am a junior Psychology and Pre-PA major. As the Texas Chi Omega Social Events Director, I am responsible for planning our chapter’s social events. I am so grateful to be able to plan fun events that our chapter looks forward to attending. I can’t wait to contribute to the member experience and for the future of our events!
Director of Programming - Jenna Williamson
Hey! My name is Jenna Williamson and I am the current Director of Programming! I oversee Cardinal Cabinet and serve as the liaison between the Cabinet and the Executive Board. Cardinal Cabinet is responsible for all of Iota’s programming, including the following: philanthropy fundraisers, social and sisterhood events, on-campus engagement, career and personal development, our chapter’s marketing, parent and alum events, and much more. While the Executive Board provides administrative services to our chapter and its functioning, Cardinal Cabinet plans what active members experience on a day-to-day basis! It is a privilege to work alongside our six cardinal cabinet directors and be a witness to how they bring this chapter to life!
Career and Personal Development Director - Mary Grace Young
Hi, My name is Mary Grace Young. I am a junior studying communications and leadership and minoring in law, justice, and society on a pre-law track. As the career and personal development chair, I am so excited to offer resources and opportunities to the members of the chapter as they pursue personal and professional goals. I love to dream about how I can support girls in ways that last beyond their four years as an active member. This includes help with resumes, internships, interviews, networking, and so much more.
Philanthropy Chair - Bella Rodriguez
Hi! My name is Bella Rodriguez, I am a currently sophomore studying Special Education. I am super excited to serve Chi Omega this year as the Philanthropy and Community Service Director this year! I might be biased but I think this is the best position because I have the opportunity to plan events to fundraise for the the best non-profit ever, Make-A-Wish!! I also get the opportunity to help the chapter plug in and volunteer in the Austin community. I feel very fortunate for this position and excited for what this year has in store for us!
Marketing Director - Jacqueline Barnett
Hello, my name is Jacqueline Barnett! I am a sophomore advertising major currently on the Texas Creative track. As marketing director for Chi Omega, I oversee the website, merchandise, social media, and photo/video content. I’m so excited for this year and feel lucky to be able to highlight this amazing chapter!
Campus Activities - Bella Ousterhout
Hello, my name is Bella Ousterhout! I am a sophomore majoring in Corporate Communications. As Campus Activities director for Chi Omega, I enlighten the chapter of opportunities to get involved on UT campus! I also coordinate mom’s, dad’s, and parents’ weekends for the chapter. I am so excited for this year and to serve the chapter!
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Chair - Michele Kalleb
Hello! My name is Michele Kalleb, and I am a Corporate Communications major with a minor in Business. I currently serve as Chi Omega’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Chair, and I am both honored and excited to be in this role! As DEI Chair, I promote universal knowledge and care to every member of our chapter. Through education, conversations, and transparency, I encourage members to exemplify what it means to be a diverse, equitable, and inclusive Chi Omega now and forever. I am responsible for ensuring that our DEI mission remains a priority, as well as making every woman feel welcomed and appreciated. I am beyond grateful for this opportunity, and I cannot wait to see our chapter grow!
Sisterhood Chair - Sophie McNeill
Hi! My name is Sophie McNeill, and I am the Sisterhood Director this Year! I am a sophomore majoring in Advertising and minoring in Business. As Sisterhood Director, my role includes planning numerous events and activities that focus on bringing our chapter closer together. Chi Omega’s sisterhood is something we are so proud of and that I am so passionate about. I am so excited to help foster the friendships and community that make Chi Omega so special throughout this year!